Tax Collector/Bookkeeper

The Town of Swanzey (pop. 7,200) located in southwestern New Hampshire’s Monadnock Region seeks a qualified individual to serve as its next Tax Collector / Bookkeeper (the Tax Collector).  The Tax Collector is an appointed supervisory position in the Finance Department, works under the general direction of the Finance Director, and supervises a part-time Deputy.  This position is a critical member of the Town Hall’s customer service team and works closely with a number of staff members.  The Tax Collector oversees the billing and collection of twice-annual property tax bills, quarterly water and sewer bills, and other finance duties primarily focused on accounts receivable.  The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in accounting and five years’ experience in municipal finance or tax collection, or equivalent combination of skills and experience. Salary range for this full-time position is $45,300 to $56,600 and includes a competitive benefit package. 

Interested candidates should review the full job description and posting on the Town website and submit a Town application, cover letter, resume, and (3) references to Town of Swanzey, Human Resource Coordinator Edna Coates, PO Box 10009, Swanzey, NH 03446, or  Applications will be reviewed upon receipt and the successful candidate must be able to pass an extensive background check.  The Town of Swanzey is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Town of Swanzey
Close Date: 
Tuesday, December 15, 2020